Teen Programs

Teen SciCafe

January 3, 2018

Rae Wynn-Grant speaking at October 2017 Teen SciCafe.

Do you want to learn about what research scientists are doing out in the field? Join us for interactive discussions with scientists from across the country to learn about their research and how it relates to the world we live in!

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - The Power of Poop

Wednesday, 1/3/18
*Free event & refreshments*

Headshot of Ari Grinspan, M.D.

Speaker: Ari Grinspan, M.D. - Assistant professor of medicine and gastroenterology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and director of gastrointestinal microbial therapeutics at The Mount Sinai Hospital

Gut flora play a significant role in an individual’s overall health, and the medical community is just beginning to understand the symbiotic relationship between our bodies and the microbes in our intestines. Gastroenterologist Ari Grinspan talks about how to maintain gut health and the exciting future of fecal transplants.

Date: Wednesday, January 3rd
Time: 4:30-6pm - Doors open at 4pm
Location: The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)
Entry: TBD - Will be included in your reminder email prior to the event

*Free admission & refreshments*

RSVP Now to ensure a spot: http://bit.ly/TSCJanFY18

Questions? Email TeenSciCafe@amnh.org
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The SciCafe Series is proudly sponsored by Judy and Josh Weston.

Teen SciCafe: The Power of Poop, and related activities are generously supported by the Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) program of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).